Action Summary, Monday 8/6/12

The following is a summation of Council actions at today’s 2:00 p.m. Full Council meeting.

No absences.   

GOVERNMENT PERFORMANCE AND FINANCE COMMITTEE:

1. Council Bill 117542 PASSED (9 – 0)

Relating to City employment; establishing positions in the Personnel Department to be utilized for the City’s Supported Employment Program; and ratifying and confirming prior acts; all by a two-thirds vote of City Council.

2. Council Bill 117543 PASSED (9 – 0)

Relating to the Department of Finance and Administrative Services; authorizing execution of a lease agreement with the Washington State Department of Transportation for a portion of State Route-5 right-of- way located south of the Charles Street Campus; and ratifying and confirming prior acts.

PUBLIC SAFETY, CIVIL RIGHTS, AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE:

3. Council Bill 117539 PASSED (9 – 0)

Relating to the City’s traffic code; amending various sections and subsections in Chapters 11.14, 11.22, 11.31, 11.32, 11.50, 11.54, 11.56, 11.58, 11.59 and 11.84 of the Seattle Municipal Code to conform with changes in state law.

4. Council Bill 117513 PASSED (9 – 0)

Relating to the City’s criminal code; amending and adding various sections and subsections in Chapters 12A.06 and 12A.10 of the Seattle Municipal Code to conform with changes in state law.

5. Clerk File 312476 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Appointment of Melanie S. Thomas Dane, Seattle Women’s Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 1, 2013.

6. Clerk File 312477 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Appointment of Michele M. Frix, Seattle Women’s Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 1, 2014.

7. Clerk File 312478 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Reappointment of Emily L. Alvarado, Seattle Women’s Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 1, 2014.   

8. Clerk File 312479 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Reappointment of Mergitu Argo, Seattle Women’s Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 1, 2014.

 9. Clerk File 312480 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Reappointment of Betsy McConnell-Gutierrez, Seattle Women’s Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 1, 2014.  

10. Clerk File 312471 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Appointment of Joshua Adams as member, Seattle LGBT Commission, for a term of confirmation to April 30, 2013.        

11. Clerk File 312472 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Appointment of Mitchell C. Hunter as member, Seattle LGBT Commission, for a term of confirmation to April 30, 2013.    

12. Clerk File 312473 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Appointment of Hill Kowalski as member, Seattle LGBT Commission, for a term of confirmation to April 30, 2014.           

13. Clerk File 312474 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Reappointment of David W. Howenstine as member, Seattle LGBT Commission, for a term of confirmation to April 30, 2014.           

14. Clerk File 312475 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)

Reappointment of Aric Hunter Lane as member, Seattle LGBT Commission, for a term of confirmation to April 30, 2014.  

PARKS AND NEIGHBORHOODS COMMITTEE:

15. Council Bill 117526 PASSED (9 – 0)

Relating to the Department of Parks and Recreation; authorizing the acquisition of real property commonly known as 4257 — 9th Avenue Northeast; authorizing acceptance and recording of the deed for open space, park, and recreation purposes; authorizing acquisition by condemnation; increasing appropriations to the Department of Parks and Recreation in the 2012 Adopted Budget; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts; all by a three-fourths vote of the City Council.   

16. Resolution 31401 ADOPTED (9 – 0)

Setting the public hearing on the petition of Amazon.com Inc. for the vacations of: the alley in Block 14, Heirs of Sarah A. Bell’s Addition, Clerk File 312260; the alley in Block 19, Heirs of Sarah A. Bell’s Second Addition, Clerk File 312261; and the alley in Block 20, Heirs of Sarah A. Bell’s Second Addition, Clerk File 312262 in the Denny Triangle area of Seattle; pursuant to Chapter 35.79 Revised Code of Washington (RCW) and Seattle Municipal Code (SMC) 15.62.     

 

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